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The SBCC Foundation provides for the college and its students in a variety of ways, one of which is through direct student support. This type of support can take many forms including scholarships, book grants, and child care. The following are just a few examples of assistance given to the SBCC student community.

Scholarships

Scholarships relieve financial burden so students can concentrate on academic excellence. In 2014-2015, the SBCC Foundation provided more than $1 million in scholarships to approximately 900 students.

Book Grants

College textbook prices continue to increase, creating a large expense for students. But without required textbooks, students quickly fall behind in their classes. The cost of purchasing textbooks might be prohibitive, making a book grant a necessary award.

Child Care

A safe, supportive child care environment is necessary so that student parents can focus on their school work during classroom hours.

 

 

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